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PlantFiles: Daylily
Hemerocallis 'Lavender Light'

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Family: Hemerocallidaceae (hem-er-oh-kal-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hemerocallis (hem-er-oh-KAL-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Lavender Light
Hybridized by Webster; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1984

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Height:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)
USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)
USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
By dividing the rootball

Bloom Time:
Midseason (M)

Flower Size:
Large (more than 4.5" diameter)

Blooming Habit:
Diurnal (diu.)

Flower Type:
Crispate (pinched, twisted or quilled floral segments)
Unusual Form

Bloom Color:
Violet/Lavender

Color Patterns:
Self

Flower Fragrance:
Slightly Fragrant

Foliage Habit:
Dormant (dor.)

Ploidy:
Tetraploid

Awards (if applicable):
Honorable Mention

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive daredevil On Oct 22, 2003, daredevil from Niagara Falls, NY (Zone 6a) wrote:

LAVENDER LIGHT (Webster 84) 24" M 8" DOR TET orchid lavender with deeper eye and large green throat, Unusual Form (PURPLE ARACHNE X Tetra PERSIAN PATTERN). The result of a scape conversion where only the gametes, rather than the entire plant, were converted to tetraploid, this daylily has been heavily used in UFo breeding.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

West Bloomfield, Michigan
Waynesboro, Mississippi
Coshocton, Ohio



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